Samba 4.1.5 Available for Download

                   Release Notes for Samba 4.1.5
                         February 21, 2014

This is the latest stable release of Samba 4.1.

Major enhancements in Samba 4.1.5 include:

o  Fix 100% CPU utilization in winbindd when trying to free memory in
   winbindd_reinit_after_fork (bug #10358).
o  smbd: Fix memory overwrites (bug #10415).

Changes since 4.1.4:

o   Michael Adam <>
    * BUG 10259: Make shadow_copy2 module working with Windows 7.

o   Jeremy Allison <>
    * BUG 2662: Make revamped directory handling code 64bit clean.
    * BUG 10320: s3: smbpasswd: Fix crashes on invalid input.
    * BUG 10358: Fix 100% CPU utilization in winbindd when trying to free
      memory in winbindd_reinit_after_fork.
    * BUG 10406: s3: vfs_dirsort module: Allow dirsort to work when multiple
      simultaneous directories are open.
    * BUG 10429: s3: modules: streaminfo: As we have no VFS function
      SMB_VFS_LLISTXATTR we can't cope with a symlink when lp_posix_pathnames()
      is true.

o   Alistair Leslie-Hughes <>
    * BUG 10087: ntlm_auth sometimes returns the wrong username to

o   Andrew Bartlett <>
    * BUG 10418: Fix INTERNAL ERROR: Signal 11 in the kdc pid.

o   Jeffrey Clark <>
    * BUG 10418: Add support for Heimdal's unified krb5 and hdb plugin system.

o   Niels de Vos <>
    * BUG 10384: vfs/glusterfs: In case atime is not passed, set it to the
      current atime.

o   David Disseldorp <>
    * BUG 10424: vfs_btrfs: Fix incorrect zero length server-side copy request

o   Volker Lendecke <>
    * BUG 2191: s3-winbind: Improve performance of wb_fill_pwent_sid2uid_done().
    * BUG 10415: smbd: Fix memory overwrites.
    * BUG 10436: smbd: Fix an ancient oplock bug.

o   Stefan Metzmacher <>
    * BUG 10442: Fix crash bug in smb2_notify code.

o   Andreas Schneider <>
    * BUG 10367: Fix several memory leaks.

o   Jelmer Vernooij <>
    * BUG 10418: Cope with first element in hdb_method having a different name
      in different heimdal versions.